2019
| International Property Rights Index

Burundi

Region

Africa

Global Rank

121/131

Regional Rank

23/28

BURUNDI

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 121 of 129

Region Rank: 24 of 28

 

Burundi’s IPRI score increased by 0.020 to 3.798 placing it 24th in the Africa region and 121st in the world. Burundi is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as a Low income country.

Burundi’s Legal and Political Subindex score increased by 0.061 to 2.137 with scores of 2.094 in Judicial Independence, 2.208 in Rule of Law, 2.433 in Control of Corruption, and 1.813 in Political Stability.

Burundi’s Physical Property Rights Subindex stayed the same at 0 to 5.225 with scores of 3.376 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.241 in Registering Property, and 3.058 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Burundi’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score stayed the same at 0 to 4.032 with scores of 3.599 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.47 in Patent Protection, and data in Copyright Protection.

Burundi is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • The Economic Community of Central African States

Burundi - IPRI Overall Score

Burundi - IPRI Overall Score

  • 1: IPRI
  • 2: Legal and Political Subindex
  • 3. Judicial Independence
  • 4. Rule of Law
  • 5. Control of Corruption
  • 6. Political Stability
  • 7. Physical Property Rights Subindex
  • 8. Property Rights Protection
  • 9. Registering Property
  • 10. Ease of Access to Loans
  • 11. Intellectual Property Rights Subindex
  • 12. Intellectual Property Rights
  • 13. Patent Protection
  • 14. Copyright Piracy

Burundi - IPRI Overall Score

Burundi - Legal and Political Environmental

Burundi - Physical Property Rights

Burundi - Intellectual Property Rights